I was very keen to visit the Met, as I hadn't been there before and also wanted to see the Cornelia Parker Installation, Transitional Object (Psycho Barn) that was on the roof, more info here I've always loved Cornelia Parker's work and I saw a wonderful...

One of my must do's when I was in New York was to visit the New Museum, on the Bowery. I'd been reading about an exhibition that they had on called The Keeper and was very keen to see it. The exhibition is over now,...

A while ago I was lucky enough to be introduced by a friend to Laura, who runs the map gallery at Argosy Books in New York. Laura was over in London for a week or so and came to visit me in my studio. It was...

Wait I'm Coming - A Peregrine Falcon hand cut from a Land Classification and Density of Standing Timer Wyoming Cloud Peak Quadrangle. I love love birds of prey, they are so majestic and powerful. Their feathers and colouring really lend themselves to my work. Wait I'm Coming is...

The View From Here - a White Tailed Kite hand cut from a Timber Density Map of Wyoming and South Dakota quadrangle. I love the map that this piece is cut from, I discovered them when I was researching maps of Wyoming and they have become some...

Seeking The Dark is a flock of Western Meadow Larks cut from a topographical map of Wyoming. I love the colours on the map, so unusual and really give an interesting texture to the birds. Seeking The Dark is part of my exhibition A Conference of Birds...

Maelstrom, hand cut UNESCO Geological Map of North America, pins. I love this piece so much. The map is amazing to start with and then I'm really happy with how it worked out. [caption id="attachment_5361" align="alignnone" width="750"] Maelstrom © Claire Brewster 2016[/caption] It is 84 cm wide by...

    

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